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Senator Boroffice frowns at Governor Fayose’s remark on President Buhari’s 75th birthday

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Science and Technology, Prof Robert Boroffice, has disagreed with Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti over his suggestion that President Muhammadu Buhari, should retire from politics in 2019 having clocked 75.

Ex-ALGON chief calls for review over revenue formula

Mr Itiako Ikpokpo, immediate past Chairman of the Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) Delta chapter, has called for a review of the nation’s revenue sharing formula.

2019: Those plotting against President Buhari do not mean well for Nigeria – VON...

The Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, has said those plotting to replace President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 are more or less self-seeking individuals who do not mean well for the country.

Senator Mark returns to EFCC over Deziani campaign fund, N2 billion shared as Senate...

Former President of the Senate, Dr. David Mark, will on Monday (today) return to the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Abuja to further answer questions from operatives.

Why I was questioned by EFCC – Senator Mark

Former Senate President, David Mark, yesterday disclosed that he was quizzed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over allegation that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gave N2billion to be shared among senators in 2015.

EFCC invitation: I am a law abiding citizen – Senator David Mark

Former President of the Senate, Senator David Mark, has clarified issues bothering his recent invitation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged financial transactions.

Senator David Mark denies receiving, distributing N2 billion campaign fund

Former President of the Senate, David Mark, has denied receiving over N2bn from the Peoples Democratic Party through a National Assembly account for distribution to senators.

Senator Ekweremadu congratulates President Buhari at 75

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his 75th birthday.

Senator Saraki most vilified, yet the best – Chuks Okocha

An Aide to the President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki has said that he (Saraki) had continued to break many new grounds as the Senate’s President in spite of being “vilified”.

Presidency cancels special parade for President Buhari

The planned special birthday parade to be mounted by the Brigade of Guards as part of activities to mark President Muhammadu Buhari’s 75th birthday has been cancelled.

Low-key birthday celebration for President Buhari

The planned special birthday parade to be mounted by the Brigade of Guards as part of activities to mark President Muhammadu Buhari’s 75th birthday has been cancelled.

Senator Saraki, Rep Dogara felicitate with President Buhari at 75

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has felicitated with President Muhammadu Buhari as he celebrates his 75th birthday on Sunday.

Special Counsel Robert Mueller ‘obtained thousands’ of Donald Trump transition emails

A lawyer with US President Donald Trump's transition team has accused the special counsel that is probing alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election of illegally obtaining "tens of thousands" of emails during its investigation.

Group challenges INEC over electoral reform

A pro-democracy group, the Justice Initiative for the Disadvantaged and Oppressed People (JIDOP) has tasked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to reconstruct the electoral laws of the commission through the legislature and return it to the path of constitutional democracy for stable polity.

Aisha Buhari urges judges to review penalties associated with abuse

The Judiciary has been charged to review penalties associated with abuse in Nigeria in order to adequately address the violation of the fundamental human rights of victims of abuse.

President Buhari pledges federal govt’s support to end women, child abuse

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed the Federal Government’s readiness to support the fight against women and child abuse in Nigeria.

Senate moves to tackle drug, substance abuse

Following the Senate’s resolution in October on the state of drug and substance abuse around the nation, the Upper Chamber has moved to address the widespread use of drugs and other illegal substances through a stakeholder roundtable with state governments, local governments, traditional rulers, the Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria and NGOs.

PDP hails court judgment on Anambra Central senatorial poll

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra State on Saturday described a Federal High Court judgement which declared Chief Obiora Okonkwo winner of the Anambra Central Senatorial District seat as edifying.

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Tribunal: Witness faults results of presidential election claimed by Atiku Ababakar, PDP

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Governor El-Rufai seeks assembly’s approval of N81.68 billion supplementary budget

The Kaduna State House of Assembly has began deliberations on the N81.68 billion supplementary budget forwarded to it by Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai.

Operation Lafiya Dole gets new commander as Naf redeploys senior officers in fresh shakeup

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has appointed new Branch Chiefs, redeployed two Air Officers Commanding (AOCs) and other senior officers.

Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman sentenced to life in prison

The Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been sentenced to life behind bars in a U.S. prison, a humbling end for a drug lord once notorious for his ability to kill, bribe or tunnel his way out of trouble.